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Ex Hacienda de El Chorrillo

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Address: Calle Segunda Del Chorrillo s/n, Taxco 40220, Mexico
Phone Number:
+52 762 622 0124

The former estate of "El Chorrillo" is a beautiful...

The former estate of "El Chorrillo" is a beautiful sixteenth-century historic site located in the northern part of the city of Taxco de Alarcon. The building, which was owned by the Spanish conquistador Hernan Cortez, is considered one of the first profit mining estates in America. The process of separation of silver by using large amounts of water as a driving power lasted for over 400 years.

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An outstanding place to learn Spanish

I studied Spanish here, in 2007. I visit them every year, walk around the beautiful property and relax. It's a fascinating site - all the way back to Cortés. It's full of... read more

Reviewed 19 February 2016
Susana D
Toledo, Ohio

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Toledo, Ohio
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Reviewed 19 February 2016

I studied Spanish here, in 2007. I visit them every year, walk around the beautiful property and relax. It's a fascinating site - all the way back to Cortés. It's full of history and remarkable architecture. The school is very professional, friendly and helpful. Martha, the secretary, is delightful. Sofía, Alicia and Jorge are outstanding Spanish teachers. Kyle is an... More 

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Irvine, California
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Reviewed 9 January 2016

This Hacienda was my wife's home when she grow up in Mexico as a child. Her Father Andres Sullivan also grew up in Taxco and his father "Sully" brought out the magic of this wonderful Hacienda as people from around the world would come to stay here and enjoy the beautiful town of Taxco. The Sullivan family sold the Hacienda... More 

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Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
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Reviewed 4 September 2015

The public university of Mexico has a school for foreigners to learn Spanish there so we went to explore the possibility of studying there. The staff were very receptive, kind, and encouraging. The grounds are a little in disrepair, but in a charming sort of way. The pool is kept clean.

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